News, Events and Calendar
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Powerful Tools for Caregivers Workshop
Thursdays, May 16 thru June 20 -1:00 to 3:30
An award-winning program that helps family members manage the challenges of caregiving while also taking care of themselves. Please consider joining an upcoming workshop. To enroll call Friends in Action 333-1363 or click here for more information.
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Have a Legal Question but Can't Afford a Lawyer?
Idaho Trial Lawyers Association will be opening the ITLA Street Law Clinic on February 11, 2013 at the Boise Public Library in Downtown Boise. The clinic will be staffed by law students and volunteer supervising attorneys.
The clinic will be open from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm on the second Monday of every month.
The clinic is designed to provide on-the-spot legal advice to walk-in clients.
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Telephone Caregiver Support Group
The purpose is to reach those caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's who could benefit from a support group, yet find it difficult to travel to a meeting site.
The meeting is the first Monday of every month, from 3pm to 4:30pm central time.
The group is designed to:
- Provide emotional, educational and social support for caregivers through regularly scheduled meetings.
- Help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems.
- Encourage caregivers to maintain their personal, physical and emotional health, as well as optimally care for the person with dementia.
Call 1.800.272.3900 for more information about joining the telephone support group. Contact: Kelli Moorehead.